|Two coupled pendula|
The simulation can be started and paused by pressing the Play/Pause button. The Reset button brings both pendula in their initial positions.
In the lower left corner the angles and are plot. The color of the lines correspond to that of the pendula, blue for the left pendulum and red for the right one.
This applet can be downloaded and run off line on every computer with a Java compatible browser. The source code is also available here.
NOTE: The smoothness of the simulation can vary on different systems (different operating systems, Internet browsers, or computer configurations). The applet runs best on a windows machine running the latest version of Internet explorer.
|Go back home|| Authors: Bastiaan Huisman & Annalisa Fasolino
Date: april 20 2001